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Brownsburg, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Brownsburg had a population of 25,891 as of July 1, 2017. Brownsburg ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Brownsburg is located at latitude 39.8335 and longitude -86.3839 in Hendricks County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Brownsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Hendricks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 883 feet.

The Town of Brownsburg (GNIS ID: 2396611) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Brownsburg is located within Township of Lincoln, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hendricks County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brownsburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Brownsburg: Brownsburgh, Harrisburg, Harrisburgh.

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Brownsburg, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 25,891
Daytime Population: Workers 9,655
Daytime Population: Residents 12,218
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,873
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 25,552
Population in Familes 22,023
Population in Group Qrtrs 339
Population Density2 1,765
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $73,819
Average Household Income $91,058
Per Capita Income $33,642


Total Housing Units 10,159 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,441 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,112 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 606 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $167,600
Average Home Value $198,397


Total Households 9,553
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 7,059
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.39% 1.81%
Households 2.19% 1.73%
Families 2.38% 1.66%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.24%

Brownsburg, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brownsburg to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 39 94th
Population Density # 190 72nd
Diversity Index # 123 82nd
Median Household Income # 40 94th
Per Capita Income # 54 92nd

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